Buried Child

Buried Child

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Sam Shepard is the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of more than forty-five plays. He was a finalist for the W. H. Smith Literary Award for his story collection "Great Dream of Heaven," " "and he has also written the story collection "Cruising Paradise," " "two collections of prose pieces, "Motel Chronicles "and "Hawk Moon," " "and "Rolling Thunder Logbook," " "a diary of Bob Dylan's 1975 Rolling Thunder Review tour. As an actor he has appeared in more than thirty films, including "Days of Heaven," " Crimes of the Heart," " Steel Magnolias," " The Pelican Brief," " Snow Falling on Cedars," " All the Pretty Horses," " Black Hawk Down," " "and "The Notebook."" "He received an Oscar nomination in 1984 for his performance in "The Right Stuff." His screenplay for "Paris, Texas" won the Grand Jury Prize at the 1984 Cannes Film Festival, and he wrote and directed the film "Far North "in 1988 and co-wrote and starred in Wim Wenders' "Don’t Come Knocking "in 2005. Shepard’s plays, eleven of which have won Obie Awards, include "The God of Hell," " The Late Henry Moss," "Simpatico," "Curse of the Starving Class," " True West," " Fool for Love," and "A Lie of the Mind," " "which won a New York Drama Desk Award. A member of the American Academy of Arts and Letters, Shepard received the Gold Medal for Drama from the Academy in 1992, and in 1994 he was inducted into the Theatre Hall of Fame. He lives in New York. "From the Trade Paperback edition."
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Product details

  • Paperback | 75 pages
  • 132.08 x 190.5 x 2.54mm | 68.04g
  • United States
  • English
  • Revised
  • REV ed.
  • 082221511X
  • 9780822215110
  • 97,842

About MR Sam Shepard

Sam Shepard, 1943 geboren, Pulitzerpreisträger, Schauspieler und Regisseur, amerikanischer Theaterautor und Drehbuchschreiber. In seinem letzten Stück interviewte er Bob Dylan.
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